Practical Hemostasis and Thrombosis, Second Edition
Copyright © 2009 Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Editor(s): Nigel Key, Michael Makris, Denise O'Shaughnessy, David Lillicrap
Published Online: 5 MAY 2010
Print ISBN: 9781405184601
Online ISBN: 9781444306286
About this Book
This practical guide provides all the information necessary to understand the clotting mechanisms, as well as how to prevent, diagnose, and treat bleeding and clotting disorders. Practical Hemostasis and Thrombosis has been updated to reflect all the important advances made since the first edition. It includes an in-depth description of platelet abnormalities and disseminated intravascular coagulation, as well as covering the laboratory and molecular biological tests needed for the diagnosis of bleeding and clotting disorders.
Clinicians will find useful advice for everyday questions in each specialty area as the book describes hemorrhagic and thrombotic problems in cardiology, neurology, hepatology, nephrology, oncology, obstetrics, pediatrics, intensive care and transfusion medicine.
An invaluable resource for all hematologists, trainee hematologists preparing for examinations and clinicians this book should be kept close at hand for frequent consultation